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PBS
Sep 7, 2010 2:30pm PDT
gillard nor tony abbott's liberal coalition succeeded in forming a government. the arithmetic was not balanced. yesterday, it was neck and neck. do you get right -- julia gillard had 74 seats. tony abbott had 73. first, a vote for tony abbott, giving both sides 74 seats. but then the but -- two for julia gillard. last week, the opposition leader tony abbott described himself as the head of the government in waiting. today, he was forced to concede. >> the coalition won more seats than our opponents, but sadly, we did not get the opportunity to form a government. >> there has not been a hung parliament here since the second world war. australians are used to strong and decisive government. this one looks altogether more for agile and raises the question -- how long will it last? nick bryant, bbc news, sydney. >> and six months after their election in iraq, still no government. gabriel gatehouse reports, iraqis do seem hard to every possible chance -- challenge. >> ouch. that looks painful. the twists and turns of iraq's six-month political stalemate are no less treacherous. out
CSPAN
Sep 5, 2010 9:00pm EDT
, the shadow health secretary, and diane abbott is a backbencher. we are here in norwich, which is now a youth center, and some of the young people associated are here this morning. our main audience is divided into two groups, labour activist on all left of the aisle, and on the other side, we have been independently selected sample of voters from the region, from all parties. those are the two groups who the winner will have to persuade and win over to become the next prime minister. question that's been submitted by the audience here in by viewers and readers online of sky news. let's get down to the debate. [applause] the first question is for the local member of the european parliament, good morning. >> this is the first election since 1945, no labour mp was elected in east anglia. what does this say for the decline of the party support in regions like this? if you are elected leader, how would you reverse the decline? >> i think, richard, the message was consistent and clear -- labour was not offering enough to people in is anglia to get their butts. they did not think that we were clear
PBS
Sep 12, 2010 10:00am PDT
-muslim sentiments. >>> and an abbott for whom photography is a lot more than a hobby. >>> mayor funding for religion & ethics "newsweek"ly is provided by -- >>> welcome. it's good to he you with us. as the country observes the ninth anniversary of the september 11th terrorist attacks, there's been an extraordinary national conversation about the challenges of religious diversity and the boundaries of tolerance. there were protests and condemnations from around the world over a small independent florida church's threatened plan to burn the koran. secretary of state hillary clinton called the plan disrespectful and disgraceful. and general david petraeus, the top u.s. and nato commander in afghanistan and defense secretary robert gates said the act could endanger american troops. the debate came on top of another controversy over plans to build an islamic cultural center near the site of ground zero in new york. at a news conference on friday, president obama called for religious tolerance. >> we have to make sure that we don't start turning on each other, and i will do everything that i can as long a
PBS
Sep 7, 2010 5:30pm PDT
labor party nor tony avant's coalition had enough seats -- tony abbott's coalition have enough seats. yesterday it was neck and neck. julia gillard had 74 seats. tony had it had 73. it was left to independent mp's. first, of vote for tony abbott. but then when two votes -- but then two votes fort julia gillard. last week, opposition leader tony abbott described himself as the head of a government in waiting. today, he was forced to concede defeat. >> the coalition won more votes and more seats than our opponents, but sadly, we did not get the opportunity to form a government. >> there has not been a hung parliament here since the second world war. the australians are used to strong and decisive government. this one looks altogether more fragile. it raises the obvious question -- how long will it last? nick bryant, bbc news, sydney. >> some kind in to political uncertainty in australia. in iraq, six months after their election, some of government. gabriel gatehouse reports iraqis do seem hard and to every possible challenge. -- hard and do every possible challenge -- hardened to every
WETA
Sep 12, 2010 10:30am EDT
speaks about religious tolerance and growing anti-muslim sentiments. >>> and an abbott for whom photography is a lot more than a hobby. >>> mayor funding for religion & ethics "newsweek"ly is provided by -- >>> welcome. it's good to have you with us. as the country observes the ninth anniversary of the september 11th terrorist attacks, there's been an extraordinary national conversation about the challenges of religious diversity and the boundaries of tolerance. there were protests and condemnations from around the world over a small independent florida church's threatened plan to burn the koran. secretary of state hillary clinton called the plan disrespectful and disgraceful. and general david petraeus, the top u.s. and nato commander in afghanistan and defense secretary robert gates said the act could endanger american troops. the debate came on top of another controversy over plans to build an islamic cultural center near the site of ground zero in new york. at a news conference on friday, president obama called for religious tolerance. >> we have to make sure that we don't s
PBS
Sep 7, 2010 12:30am PDT
probably woke up more confidence than sony fabric. -- tony abbott. i think members on the conservative side have said, we could still be in the game. these independents have been tight-lipped. they kept their cards close to their chest. what they have not done is given much indication of who they are going to support. one of the independent impis' comes from the capital in western australia. he has not even told his wife how he is going to decide, and it may be they are going to announce this on television live before they even tell julia gillard and tony abbott what their decision is. it has been a soap opera, and it should be gripping. >> what do you think the australian public will make of it? have they been getting bored with all the way things? >> i think there has been a definite mood shift where people are saying, get on with it and sort this out. we have entered the third week of negotiations. i think for a couple weeks it certainly had a novelty value. most people had never heard of them. they are colorful characters. one of them goes around in a 10- gallon hat, so i think they enj
ABC
Sep 23, 2010 11:00am PDT
formulas. the food and drug administration says there's no immediate health risk to babies. abbott labs have set up a web link where you can center a lot number to see if it's involved in the recall and you can find that link on our website at abc7news.com. click on "see it on tv." abbott says it will provide a full refund for any affected cans. >> health regulators in europe have banned the diabetes drug avantia. here in the u.s. doctors can still prescribe it but stricter guidelines. it has been linked to an increased risk of heart attack. the fda says new patients can use it only if they are unable to control their blood sugar with other medications. glasgow smith klein is the maker of that drug. >> did i hear someone say maybe triple digits for about a week now? >> summer's now here! >> a warming trend. eric, you have to spend some extra money to keep the house cool. i'll be with you there and so will a lot of people or heading to the coast to maybe jump in that 50 degree water. (laughter) >> let's take a look outside, show you what's going on. the water temperature about 56, 58 deg
KOFY
Sep 23, 2010 11:30am PDT
. the food and drug ad says there's no immediate health risk to babies. abbott labs have set up a web link where you can center a lot number to see if it's involved in the recall and you can find that link on our website at abc7news.com. click on "see it on tv." abbott says it wil provide a full refund for any affected cans. >> health regulators in europe have banned the diabetes drug avantia. here in the u. doctors can still prescribe it but stricter guidelines. it has been linked to an increased risk of het attack. the fda says new patients can use it only if they are unable to control their blood sugar with other medications. glasgow smith klein is the maker of that drug. >> did i hear someone say maybe triple digits for about a week now? >> summer's now here! >> a warming trend. eric, you have to spend some extra money to ke the house cool. i'll be with you there and so will a lot of people or heading to the coasto maybe jump in that 50 dege water. (laughter) >> let's take a look outsi, show you what's going on. the water temperature about 56, 58 degrees in some areas. beautifulicture
CBS
Sep 22, 2010 11:00pm EDT
someone accused of animal abuse to volunteer at their facility. >>> abbott laboratories is recalling several containers of formula. causing stomach ache. the recall does not affect any liquid formulas. the infected products were sold in cans. abbott has set up a hotline. for more information go to our website. >>> could the titanic tragedy have been avoided? in her new book says a steering mistake caused the ship to crash into the iceberg. she always said the ship sank as fast as it did. >>> it's a fascinating story. >> reporter: yeah, it is. >> i just saw that movie again for about the 10th time. >>> did you cry. >> reporter: all right, let's take a look at temperatures. we had some storms, big ones in some areas. the last bit of shower activity moving across delaware. there you see it moving just south of dover. lewis getting a shower right now. one or two more showers way out in garrett county right now. 75 degrees. still a very warm night as far as this time of the year is concerned. winds are very light. dewpoints are up. here in the city most areas didn't see a drop of rain. ba
CBS
Sep 24, 2010 4:30am EDT
of the five million recently recalled. the maker, abbott laboratories, voluntarily yanked the product wednesday, after beetles were found in some cans and at a michigan plant. the company says it's highly unlikely any of the products already sold are contaminated. still, parents have bombarded its website and hotline demanding answers. federal officials insist the tainted formula poses no serious health risk. still, babies who drink it could develop digestive discomfort. >> they really shouldn't worry that much but since it is a voluntary recall they should stop giving those products that have been recalled to their children. >> reporter: but for angela, it's too late. she worries her son's recent symptoms are actually a sign of contamination. >> over the last couple of weeks, just really gassy and really, you know, crying and frustrated. i thought it was maybe because we switched to soy. honestly, i couldn't tell you what it is from. >> reporter: abbott industries says recalled products should be returned for a full refund. again, the powdered formula that is in question. parents are
WHUT
Sep 7, 2010 7:00am EDT
remaining independent mp's to decide the election. first, katta backed tony abbott. thank you backtony windsor and t backed julia gillard, giving her the seats needed to form a minority government. julia gillard surviving as prime minister by the narrowest possible margin. >> thank you the election two weeks ago was the closest in modern memory. the australian people told us and they told us this in no uncertain terms on that date and in the days that have followed is this. we will be held more accountable than ever before. >> last week, tony abbott described himself as the head of a government in waiting. today, he was forced to concede defeat. >> the coalition won more votes and more seats than our p opponent, but sadly we did not get a chance to form a government. >> australia has grown used to strong and decisive government. this one looks altogether more fragile and raises the obvious question. how long will it last? >> one way you can cemented this government together is to spend a lot of money. julia gillard has started doing just that. she has promised almost 10 billion austral
PBS
Sep 23, 2010 7:00pm PDT
'll introduce a new, different take on the economy-- "ink-onomics" with david gillette. >> susie: abbott labs is recalling five million cans of its similac powdered baby formula. the reason-- contamination fears. there are concerns the product has bugs in it and could cause stomach problems. but abbott says the f.d.a. does not consider the suspected cans a serious health threat. abbott believes the recall will cost the company around $100 million in lost sales for the third quarter. >> tom: the senate budget committee voted to approve jacob "jack" lew as the obama administration's white house budget director. even though lew presided over surpluses during the clinton administration, getting the job won't be a slam dunk. he still must be approved by the full senate. late today, louisiana senator mary landrieu said she'll block his nomination unless the ban on deepwater drilling is lifted. that moratorium was put in place after the b.p. oil spill. euquuñ?ñ? >> susie: twitter plans to offer a new tool that will show users how their tweets are spreading in real time. it will also show how influ
FOX News
Sep 9, 2010 10:00pm EDT
to see you, come back soon. >> what does greg abbott have in common with you? he contacted us. why? he is here. how about ambassador bolton for president? is he going to run? we will ask him minutes from now. yellowbook has always been good for business. but these days you need more than the book. you need website develoent, 1-on-1 marketing advice, search-engine marketing, and direct mail. yellowbook's got all of that. yellowbook360's got a whole spectrum of tools. tools that are going to spark some real connections. visit yellowbook360.com and go beyond yellow. >> greta: is a fox news alert. news is coming fast into fox news about the massive fire burning in san bruno, california. this is near san francisco, the pictures thank you are looking at, this fire is consuming homes flames 50 neat air. witnesses report hearing an explosion before the blaze erupted. we are going to continue to watch the blaze and bring you the latest as soon as we get it. we know you watched on the record last night. guess who else tuned in? texas attorney general greg abbott. he watched our report about the
CSPAN
Sep 5, 2010 9:30pm EDT
leadership debate. we're here in norwich, long- running itv drama in the this week? diane abbott is too busy to watch drama. let's move on to some quick fire questions, quick responses from the candidates to topical and other issues. the question is -- is a fresh investigation needed into the news of the world phone hacking allegations? >> yes, it is. these allegations go to the heart of david cameron is a town industry. some said they knew about the acting that was taking place, and their multiple people saying that. >> @ balls. could yes, for the reasons ed said but the question is adjustments. you do not want to sweep it under the carpet. you should get this sorted out. then we can move on. >> yes, there should be a fresh investigation. it is inconceivable that news of the world did not new but they are doing systematically. it is a question of judgment, david cameron judgment. did any of us could of been on this list who are being hacked into. anyone in this audience could of been on the list. it is very important at a time when we're serious about taking on the abuse of power by the sta
NBC
Sep 22, 2010 5:00pm PDT
. failure we can't afford now. >>> a huge recall of baby formula to tell you about tonight. abbott labs says up to 5 million containers of powdered simulac formula may be contaminated with insect parts. the affected products were sold in either plastic containers or cans. both of various sizes from 8 ounces to 12.9 ounces. to see if you have any affected formulas, go online to the website. and the lot number located on the bottom of the container. abbott found insects last week in one section of a michigan manufacturing plant. >>> there are new claims tonight about why "the titanic" really sank. yes, there was an iceberg involved. but a british author, the granddaughter of the only surviving officer, says it was human error that caused the ship to sink. when one of the crew members turned right instead of left. that's starboard instead of port for you sailors. it was a family secret for nearly 100 years, she says, and she says she's writing the book now so the secret would not die with her. >> "titanic" sank in two hours, whereas my grandfather estimated that the damage that had been done or
CBS
Sep 1, 2010 5:30pm PDT
of suffering a heart attack or stroke. the drug company abbott told cbs news there's already a label warning the drug should not be used in patients with known cardiovascular disease. but the editors of the new england journal wrote that since meridia has a worrisome cardiovascular risk profile, it's difficult to discern a credible rationale for keeping this medication on the market. dr. louis erone is a weight loss expert who advised abbott. >> meridia has a small but significant role. we use it when other types of treatment don't work. >> reporter: an f.d.a. committee will meet in two weeks to decide meridia's fate, harry? >> smith: the company says there's already a warning label. isn't that enough? >> reporter: harry, the problem is while it's true there's a warning label and in this study only patients with known underlying cardiovascular disease were at increased risk for heart attack and stroke. in the real world it's hard to know exactly who those patients are. who is at increased risk for cardiovascular disease? about half of all patients who die suddenly in heart attack have no kno
CBS
Sep 23, 2010 4:30am PDT
there was some profit taking yesterday. the dow dropped 21 points, while the nasdaq shed 14. >>> abbott laboratories is recalling millions of containers of similac infant formula, it may be contaminated with insect parts. abbott says the products may contain a small beetle or larvae which could cause stomachaches and digestion problems. the voluntary recall affects up to five million similac formulas sold in the u.s., puerto rico and the caribbean but does not include any liquid formulas. >>> more than half of the distressed homeowners who enrolled in the administration's mortgage relief program have dropped out. the number of homes repossessed rose 25% in august from a year ago. just over 50% of the homeowners who applied to get their mortgage payments lowered in august were disqualified. that's up 48% from july. >>> a jolt of coffee for drinkers. starbuck's says it is raising prices on some coffees. the coffee giant said the price of green coffees are close to a 13-year high and lance to raise the price of labor-intensive and larger beverages. for now the price of its most popular bev
PBS
Sep 3, 2010 7:00pm PDT
to, abbott labs, another 3.5% yield here. >> abbott has increased their dividend for 38 consecutive years. it is an interesting plan in emerging growth market. after this acquisition, they're going down 7% to the indian pharmaceutical market, and you can buy it for 12 times earnings. and eps is going to grow double percent. >> tom: you're going north of the border, into canada, for rogers communications. up near the highs for the stock price in the last 12 months. what's the catalyst? >> good earnings growth. they've beaten the estimates over the last four quarters rather handily. the investors are looking for a yield. it is a 3.5% yielder as well. again, double-digit earnings growth this year. again, fast growers, good yields, good dividend growth, and good value. >> tom: and disclosures for these stocks here, chuck? >> we own all of them. i personally own all of them as well. >> tom: we appreciate the ideas. chuck carlson, c.e.o. at horizon investment services. >> susie: finally, a different take on employment. some people looking for work are finding jobs at not-for-profits. john
PBS
Sep 13, 2010 7:00pm PDT
pulling a controversial weight loss drug from the market. the obesity drug meridia, made by abbott labs, has been linked to an increased risk of heart attack and stroke. now the f.d.a. wants an outside panel of experts to weigh in on the drug, and consider a range of actions-- including yanking it off shelves. abbott doesn't actively promote meridia in the u.s., but global sales will run near $30 million this year. >> tom: the number of college students not paying their student loans is climbing, especially for those attending for-profit schools. the department of education says 7% of borrowers default on federal student loans within two years of beginning repayment. that's up from 6.7% the year before. for-profit default rates are more than 11.5%. those schools are fighting new regulations that would cut off federal aid if too many of their students cannot repay loans. vuu? >> susie: with the mid-term elections just seven weeks away, tonight's commentator is already cheering their end. she's alice rivlin, senior fellow at brookings and former vice-chair of the federal reserve. >> unrea
FOX News
Sep 15, 2010 9:00am EDT
.g., attorney general greg abbott, here live today, his state is part of that big lawsuit in florida against the feds trying to get the law thrown out. he will tell us why coming up here in a matter of moments. martha: it was an important night for charlie rangel of new york, the embattled house veteran won the democratic primary last night. i think most people expected he would, despite allegations of ethics violations that he's been battling now for quite some time. the 80 year-old is now running for a history making 21st term in his seat. that's a long time. >> i want you to know, no matter what they say, i go back to washington stronger than i've ever been. and it has nothing to do with my personality, it has everything to do with you. martha: rangel defeated five primary rivals, he faces republican michael faulkner in november in a highland based district in which he is heavily favored. bill: we mentioned this a couple of days ago, said if you want to be in the know, our shortcut to american politics, all the latest political developments right now, download the new america's election h
PBS
Sep 7, 2010 6:00pm PDT
need site -- seats in the 150-seat house of representatives. a downbeat tiny abbott conceded that his liberal national coalition would remain in opposition. >> it is a disappointing day. it is a disappointing result. but nevertheless, i cannot have asked for more support from my colleagues, from my staff, and from the party at large. >> observers say that with such a narrow majority, gillard as our work cut out of labor is to survive the full three-year term in office. >> back here in europe, it looks like the eu is set for tighter budgetary rules. >> that aim to avoid double this avoid a crisis later on. greek finance ministers have concluded a two-day meeting in brussels with an agreement on financial regulation. they also agreed a framework for making the budget six-member states more transparent. but there's still no agreement on penalties for breaching the stability and growth pact. it 3% budget deficit limits. >> of the german finance minister achieved one of his aims in brussels on tuesday, agreement on eu budget over said. his plan seemed to be in jeopardy several months, due
NBC
Sep 23, 2010 4:00am PDT
'm amara sohn. here are some of your top headlines this morning. >>> abbott laboratories is recalling as many as 5 million containers of its best selling similac infant formula due to concerns it may be contaminated with insect parts. >>> florida governor charlie crist says his state will stop enforcing a ban on gay adoptions after an appeals court ruled it unconstitutional yesterday. >>> eight current and former officials of a los angeles suburb of bell, california, had their first day in court yesterday over their alleged involvement in a pay scandal. among those arrested was the city manager who paid himself $800,000, almost double the yearly salary of the nation's president. the eight did not enter pleas. their arraignments will be held next month. >>> scientist he say they've discovered fossils of two new dinosaur species in southern utah. both from several horn on their heads and were close relatives of the triceratops. >>> and it may not have been the ideal celebration, but what about 33 miners trapped underground in chile celebrated his 32nd birthday yesterday. original estima
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